Mitch Stephenson maintains a broad litigation and dispute resolution practice and advises clients on complex and time-sensitive issues. While Mitch’s practice covers a wide array of civil litigation matters, he focuses on class actions, including product liability and antitrust/competition cases, as well as complex corporate and commercial disputes.
Mitch has experience litigating large-scale contractual disputes, multi-jurisdictional and cross-border cases, and international arbitrations as well as disputes related to pharmaceuticals and medical devices, oppression and corporate governance, directors’ and officers’ liability, public and administrative law, and professional negligence. Mitch has also successfully represented clients in their efforts to obtain and resist injunctive relief.
Mitch advocates for clients in a variety of industries, including clients involved in mining, banking and financial services, pharmaceuticals and medical devices, construction, and real estate. Mitch has also represented clients in the public sector, including for-profit and non-profit crown corporations.
Mitch graduated from Queen’s Law, where he received the Dean’s Silver Scholar Award for standing second in his first year class and the Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP Prize in Torts. Mitch also won the Queen’s Law Prize in Advanced Contract Law and the Queen’s Law Prize in Tax Policy.
Mitch summered and articled with the firm before joining as an Associate in 2017.